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... Thanks for the info. Your ferritin is 100? ... (10 replies)
... palpitations as well as being pale and not able to concentrate, the injections gave me a huge boost and I continued on iron supplements for 6 months, finally my levels hit 100 and I and my doc was very happy... ... (10 replies)
... hi, my ferritin levels are 28 and dropping slowly. haemoglobin is 155, normal. i am a low red meat eater, yet seem to compensate with other high iron level foods. ... (1 replies)

Low ferritin
Jun 8, 2013
... Ferritin levels are a good way to detect IDA in the early stages because it's one of the first things to go. Having a low hemoglobin shows that the IDA is in a later stage. ... (22 replies)
... Yes, you can have very low ferritin with normal hgb. I have been going through this for over three years now. ... (7 replies)
... For those asking about ferritin levels and iron. The ferritin level measures how good your body is at extracting iron from food or supplements you are taking. ... (21 replies)
... Just wanted to share my experiences. Was diagnosed with mild anemia last June with a ferritin at 4 and slightly low blood count and given Ferrous Fumerate x 3 to take daily. I was a vegetarian for over 20 years at this stage and had heavy periods. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks Audrey. Yes... I will start a new thread. Good idea. As for the daughter... Yes. She's had tons of blood tests, cat scans, ultrasounds, upper GI, etc. and so on. We're still waiting on the results of the celiac test. Besides that, everything's come back normal. I don't know that they've done any thyroid tests though. That's something I'm going to look into. So thank... (13 replies)
... As for your daughters anemia, has any doctor ever done thorough range of testing to see why your daughters ferritin keeps dropping? ... (13 replies)
... Yes it's possible to have a ferritin that low. With anemia ferritin is one of the first things that will start dropping. Low ferritin causes many many side effects, a lot of the ones you have listed. I had a couple episodes with my vision as well. ... (3 replies)
... shows ferritin at 7 while hemoglobin at 10.4 is going down..it's still not too bad. ... (7 replies)
... Hi , my 18 year old son was diagnosed with hashimotos hypothyroidism and low ferritin. He has been depressed. He was unable to raise his ferritin on oral supplements and has had treatment with venofer . He has been scoped from both ends and all findings were normal. ... (0 replies)
... So, just when I thought I was getting this whole ferritin story, I have stumped by my lastest labs. ... (3 replies)
... Uo No, I havent had my kidney function checked...I will ask my dr about that today. Im extremely dizzy and short of breath so I know it hasnt gone up, I just hope it hasnt gone lower than 6.4 in a weeks time. I had an endoscopy while in the hospital and a colonoscopy a week later due to 6 positive occult samples...the bleeding is still unexplained. I usually take meds... (36 replies)
... Sometimes chronic anemia can be from that. Also, chronically low Ferrous Iron levels can be from bleeding somewhere in your body. ... (36 replies)
... Are you having any form of blood loss anywhere? Also wondering what is your iron serum count? (3 replies)
... My ferritin has now dropped even more to 15. It has dropped 20 points in 1 week alone. My hemoglobin was normal but is now dropping fast too. I am taking iron, have had iron infusions and a blood transfusion. ... (3 replies)
... I am going for yet another iron infusion this week. My hgb has been normal for the last two previous infusions, but my ferritin keeps dropping. I was told to stay healthy, I need to have my ferritin level to be 50, and that is coming from my hematologist. ... (21 replies)
... Ferritin levels are a good way to detect IDA in the early stages because it's one of the first things to go. Having a low hemoglobin shows that the IDA is in a later stage. ... (15 replies)
... Ferritin levels reflect the body's amount of stored iron. ... (3 replies)




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